Calnetics Corp. has named Trygve M. Thoresen...

Calnetics Corp. has named Trygve M. Thoresen to its newly created post of vice president for finance and general counsel.

Previously, Thoresen was an attorney with Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher in Los Angeles, and before that served as a senior accountant with KPMG Peak Marwick.

Calnetics, based in Chatsworth, is a maker of various components and fittings used in the building, plastics and agricultural industries.

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